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Cover of Summer 2021 Walk

Summer 2021

25 May 2021

We celebrate our coasts with a look at the England Coast Path’s progress; 10 inspiring lighthouse walks; plus an interview with around-Britain walker and photographer Quintin Lake. Five years on from the EU referendum, we examine how changes in legislation will affect walkers. We follow the 625-mile Monarch’s Way; discover five unmissable locations in the French Alps and check in with broadcaster and Ramblers president Stuart Maconie. Our experts test warm weather walking kit, there’s a wild swimming Masterclass and insider’s tips for visiting the wildlife-rich Lincolnshire Coast. 

Cover of walk magazine spring 2021

Spring 2021

24 February 2021

After a challenging winter, this issue celebrates the arrival of spring with 10 seasonal wildlife walks across Great Britain and a look at the Japanese stress-boosting practice of shinrin-yoku – or forest bathing. Get a travel fix with our selection of virtual walking tours or, closer to home, the Big Walk follows the progress of the 186-mile Greater Manchester Ringway. Catch up on the Ramblers’ plans to expand green walking networks and celebrate the role of desire lines or free-will ways. Insightful interviews with campaigner-author Guy Shrubsole and singer-songwriter Cerys Matthews round-off the issue. 

Cover of walk magazine winter 2020

Winter 2020

26 November 2020

We head for the hills in this issue and celebrate the hills and mountains of Great Britain. Follow the Welsh 3,000s, a challenging classic route over all 15 of Snowdonia’s highest peaks, and receive a lesson in hill classifications in Ten Places. In Spain, a new Lord of the Rings themed pilgrim trail offers a delightful adventure into the Sierra Norte mountains above Madrid. Solo walker, bivvy-bagger and pack-rafter Hazel Strachan shares her experiences of bagging all 282 Scottish Munros ten times; Louis Rudd MBE talks about surviving a solo, unsupported crossing of Antarctica on foot and funny man Dom Joly reveals how seriously he takes his walking. 

Cover of Walk autumn 2020

Autumn 2020

20 August 2020

With a firm focus on family-friendly walking, the autumn issue examines all the Ramblers activities inspiring the next generation of walkers and showcases walks for youngsters – and the young at heart – and we put the latest kit for kids to the test.

Discover a new perspective on an old landscape with the new 110-mile Dartmoor Way and follow the challenging Mourne Way through Northern Ireland’s high country.

Writer Michael Stewart discusses his unique Bronte Stones tribute in West Yorkshire; CBeebies presenter Hamza Yassin reveals what it is like to live with an otter and folk singing rambler John Jones has found the perfect way to blend walking and music.